Symphonies No. 1–8 / Gesangsszene

CD 1, 1–5 Symphony No. 1 „Versuch eines Requiems“ // 27:45
CD 1, 6–7 Symphony No. 3 // 35:11
CD 2, 1 Adagio (Symphony No. 2) // 14:54
CD 2, 2–4 Symphony No. 4 // 31:49
CD 2, 5–8 Symphonie concertante (Symphony No. 5) // 16:10
CD 3, 1–2 Symphony No. 6 // 23:18
CD 3, 3–4 Symphony No. 7 // 26:46
CD 4, 1–2 Symphony No. 8 // 23:47
CD 4, 3 Gesangsszene // 24:11

Symphonies No. 1–8

CD 1, 1–5 Symphony No. 1 “Versuch eines Requiems” // 26:10
CD 1, 6 Adagio (Symphony No. 2) // 16:55
CD 1, 7–8 Symphony No. 3 // 32:01
CD 2, 1–3 Symphony No. 4 // 30:47
CD 2, 4–6 Symphony No. 5 // 15:48
CD 2, 7–8 Symphony No. 6 // 25:24
CD 3, 1–2 Symphony No. 7 // 27:32
CD 3, 3–4 Symphony No. 8 // 23:36

VII. & VIII. Symphonie

Symphony No. 7

Symphony No. 7

for large orchestra
comissioned by the Serge Koussevitzky Music Foundation in the Library of Congress
dedicated to the memory of Serge and Natalie Koussevitzky

Version A
I Introduktion und Allegro Fugato
II Adagio und Scherzo virtuoso – Finale (Scherzo virtuoso)
III Finale – Introduktion und Finale Fugato

Version B
1. Teil [“1st Part”]: Introduktion und Ricercare
2. Teil [“2nd Part”]: Adagio mesto – Finale: Scherzoso virtuoso

Performance duration: 30′

First performance: March 15, 1959, Hamburg, Symphonieorchester des NDR (Conductor: Hans Schmidt-Isserstedt)

  • Year
  • 1957/58
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